• Show Date: 08/09/2023
  • Show Type: Championship Show
  • Judged by: Jeff Horswell Contact Judge
  • Published Date: 14/09/2023

Richmond Dog Show Society

Breed: Parson Russell Terrier


Parson Russell Terriers

I found quite a variation of type amongst those shown today. Please be careful not to overdo presentation.

Veteran D (1 abs)

Minor Puppy D (2,1)

1st: 261 HOOLEY, Mr and Mrs Mark and Margaret Forgefox Roll the Dice

Just 6 mths and v much a baby. In super coat. Masc head, muzzle slightly long. Super eyes and ears. Enough neck. He has quite a good front just needs to firm in movement. Level topline. V good rear which he uses so v well already. Won CC on his correct outline and proportions.

Puppy d ne

Junior d ne

Yearling d (3,1)

1st: 264 MANSON, Ms D Vixenview Valentino

Liked his proportions. He has a v good head, correct balance. Lengthy neck. Well angulated in front. Level topline with correct tailset. Moderate rear. Moved ok. Could have a harsher jacket.

2nd: 268 MITCHELL, Miss Rhianne Louise & HARCOURT-MORRIS, M Lenacourt Lord Joules

Quite tall and carries his tail v high. A bit long in muzzle. Lengthy neck. He is moderate in his angulation. Spannable. In super coat and muscle.

Post grad d (1)

1st: 276 WOODS, Mrs Sue Glen & BOORMAN, Master Bobby Foxfur Newark

Happy chap in full coat. Liked his head proportions, ears could be better. Medium neck. Chest to elbow. Could be longer in leg. Level topline with a well set tail. Moderate hind angulation. Lengthy stride.

Limit d (2)

1st: 274 TAGG, Mrs Hazel Hoolmark Emrys

Good moving d of correct proportions and carries a better coat than 2. He has a well balanced head. Dark eyes. Lengthy and strong neck. Well laid shoulder with good return upper arm. Ribs are slightly too sprung. Level topline with a well set tail. Rather moderate in rear.

2nd: 265 MANSON, Ms D Pacolito multiplicity with vixenview

Taller type d could have a better coat. Quite a good head. Lengthy neck. Level topline. Well set tail.

Open d (3)

1st: 254 BAKER, Mr & Mrs Martin & Jane Ch Pacolito Resurrection

Liked his proportions and he is a v good mover. Muzzle slightly shorter than skull. V good eye and expression. Enough neck. Well laid shoulder. Chest to elbow. Topline is ok with a well set tail. V good rear. Would like less colour in coat. Thick jacket. Very comfortable winner of CC.

2nd: 256 BOWDEN, Mrs J Mindlen Mahican in Chellowside

Preferred his proportions over 3. V good head. Lengthy and crested neck. Good front. Topline ok. Well set and carried tail. Well bent stifle with low hocks. Went well.

Sp beginners d (1)

1st: 276 WOODS, Mrs Sue Glen & BOORMAN, Master Bobby Foxfur Newark

Veteran b. (1 abs

Minor puppy b (2,1)

1st: 278 WOODS, Mrs Sue Glen & BOORMAN, Master Bobby UK / Wayward Wanderer

V happy pup who is a sound mover. Liked her head proportions. Enough neck. Good front. Level topline. Moderate rear. Tail is well carried. In full coat.

Puppy b (2,1)

1st: 255 BAKER, Mrs Amanda Vixenview witches broom

Fem b of v good proportions. Liked her head. Dark eyes. Lengthy neck. She is slightly forward in shoulder. Chest to elbow. Level topline. Correct tail set. Moderate rear. Slightly wide going away and can firm in form. Good coat. When it came to challenge her more settled performance won BP

Junior b (1)

1st: 277 WOODS, Mrs Sue Glen & BOORMAN, Master Bobby UK / Vixenview Gypsy

Quite good proportions. She has a fem head. Dark eyes. Lengthy neck. Moderate but balanced in her angulation. Level topline. Could be tidier out and back. Would like less colour.

Yearling b ne

Post grad b ne

Limit b (6,1)

1st: 257 EVANS, Mr Gareth & EVANS, Mrs Laura Bellvalley's Kissed By Fire

She is just right for proportions and outline and goes with a long and easy stride, from her v well angulated front and rear. Liked her head balance. She has a lengthy and crested neck. Chest to elbow. Level topline. Well set tail, carries it well enough. In thick and harsh jacket. CC & BOB

2nd: 266 MANSON, Ms D & LYNCH, Miss Sarah Vixenview pearl sugar

Liked her for proportions. V good head. Lengthy neck. Not the front assembly of 1. Liked her length back, level topline and v good tail. Moderate rear.

3rd: 275 WOODS, Mrs Sue Glen & BOORMAN, Master Bobby Vixenview Talia Shire

Open b (2)


Liked her proportions. She has a better head than 2. Lengthy neck. Well laid shoulder. Chest to elbow. Could be firmer in topline. Well set tail. Good turn of stifle and low hocks. Could have better hind action. Super coat. RCC

2nd: 263 LYNCH, Miss S Vixenview Miss Cash

She is longer than tall. Rather heavy in cheek. Long neck. V moderate in front and rear angulation. Topline could be better. Easy mover.

Sp beginners B (1)

1st: 277 WOODS, Mrs Sue Glen & BOORMAN, Master Bobby UK / Vixenview Gypsy

Jeff Horswell